Money - examples

Money or finance are an essential medium of exchange, a unit of account and store of value in modern society. Mathematical examples helps to get basic financial literacy.

  1. Apples
    jablka_17 School kitchen bought 36kg apples for 12 kc/kg. How many kilograms of apples 1/4 cheaper can they buy for the same money?
  2. Budget plan
    penize_49 In the construction of the building, the planned budget exceeded 13%, which was 32,500 euros. How many euros cost built the building?
  3. Trevor
    tiles2_1 Trevor wishes to tile the floor of his bathroom. The bathroom is rectangular and is 4.2m long and 3.3m wide. The tiles are 30cm by 30cm. Calculate the cost to tile the floor if each tile costs 72 cents.
  4. Account operations
    penize_49 My savings of php 90,000 in a bank earns 6% interest in a year. If i will deposit additional php 10,000 at the end of 6 months, how much money will be left if i withdraw php 25,000 after a year?
  5. Associative law multiplication
    sale_4 In a warehouse, you obtain a 20% discount but you must pay a 15% sales tax. Which would you prefer to have calculated first: : discount or tax? Explain. (result write as: 1 = first discount, 2 = first tax, 3 = no matter what first)
  6. Stamps 2
    stamp_9 Dennis spent 34.15 on stamps. The number of .56 is 10 less than four times of stamps bought for .41. How many of each stamp did he buy?
  7. The Stolen Money
    magic2_1 A man walks into a store and steals a $100 bill. 5 minutes later, he returns to the store and buys stuff worth $70. He pays with the bill that he had stolen, so the owner of the store returns him $30. How many dollars did the store owner lose?
  8. Chocolate
    cokolada Randy bought 6 same chocolates for 6 Eur. How many euros will he pay for 25 chocolates?
  9. Bonus
    moeny Gross wage was 527 EUR including 16% bonus. How many EUR were bonuses?
  10. Coffee
    coffe In stock are three kinds of branded coffee prices: I. kind......248 Kč/kg II. kind......134 Kč/kg III. kind.....270 Kč/kg Mixing these three species in the ratio 10:7:7 create a mixture. What will be the price of 1100 grams of this mixture?
  11. Store
    pave One meter of the textile were discounted by 2 USD. Now 9 m of textile cost as before 8 m. Calculate the old and new price of 1 m of the textile.
  12. Medicament
    tablets Same type of medicament produces a number of manufacturers in a variety of packages with different content of active substance. Pack 1: includes 60 pills of 600 mg of active substance per pack cost 9 Eur. Pack 2: includes 150 pills of 500 mg of active sub
  13. Cone A2V
    popcorn Surface of cone in the plane is a circular arc with central angle of 126° and area 415 dm2. Calculate the volume of a cone.
  14. Inflation
    dollar What is better for people (employees)? ?
  15. Discount
    pulover Ladies sweater was twice discounted. First by 17%, then by 17% of the new price. Its final price was 70 USD. Determine the original price of sweater.
  16. Homeless Dezider
    kos Homeless Dežko has 9 coins in jacket: Calculate the value of its assets and calculate how many bottles of wine for 0.55 EUR can he buy.
  17. ŽSR
    luzianky Calculate fixed annual personnel costs of operating monorail line 118 km long if every 5 km is station, which serve three people - one dispatcher and two switchman in 4-shift operation. Consider the average salary of the employee 885 €.
  18. Youth track
    tunel Youth track from Hronská Dúbrava to Banská Štiavnica which announced cancellation attracted considerable media attention and public opposition, has cost 6.3 euro per capita and revenue 13 cents per capita. Calculate size of subsidies to trip group of 10.
  19. Theater
    SND The theater has in each row with 10 seats. Ticket to the first 5 rows is for 21 USD. In next rows is for 13 USD. The theater was completely sold out. Revenue was 3520 USD. How many rows are in the theater?
  20. Wage
    socik Increasing the minimum wage while maintaining the other parameters of the system, unemployment will be:

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